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Angels in the Dust


Angels In the Dust is the inspiring story of Marion Cloete, a university-trained therapist who— with her husband and two daughters—fearlessly walked away from a privileged life in a wealthy Johannesburg suburb to establish Boikarabelo (formerly Botshabelo), an extraordinary village and school that provide shelter, food, and education to more than 550 South African children.

Running Time: 95 min.
Subject(s): African Cinema and Culture, Arts and Culture, Children, Ecology, Environment, Education, Ethnography, Health, Personal Story
Language(s): English
Producer(s): James Egan, Louise Hogarth, Rosalie Pelser
Cinematographer: May Rigler
Editor(s): Johanna Demetrakas, May Rigler, Melinda Briana Epler
Production Company: Participant Productions, Dream Out Loud Productions, Wild at Heart Films

Festival Participation

  • Amnesty International Film Festival - 2008
    Audience Award
  • Encounters South African International Documentary Festival - 2008
    Best International Film
  • Ojai Film Festival - 2008
    Best of Festival Award
  • Reel Women International Film Festival - 2008
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival - 2008
  • Seattle International Film Festival - 2007
    Best Documentary

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